Mihal Brezis & Oded Binnun graduated with honors from the Sam Spiegel Film & Television School, Jerusalem. Their short films, “Sabbath Entertainment”, “Tuesday’s Women” and “Lost Paradise” won over 40 international awards in festivals worldwide and were acquired by leading international broadcasters.
Their recent short film, “AYA” has been nominated for an Academy Award for "Best Live Action Short Film" 2015.
AYA has set a precedent in Israeli cinema when it was released, stand-alone, for commercial theatrical screenings, to audience and critical success.
Aside from filmmaking, they have also directed award winning music videos and commercials. They are currently developing their first feature film which is based on “Aya”. The project was selected to take part in the prestigious Jerusalem International Film Lab.